A white orca (or killer whale) was seen off the coast of Eastern Russia by a group of Russian scientists and conservationists.
When the vodka wore off and they realized the orca was still white, they decided to capture the rare occurrence on video for the world to see.
- Turkey hopes to ease tensions with Russia after it shot down a Russian warplane earlier this week. The countries have differing accounts of the incident. ›
- At least 21 people were killed after a suicide bomber attacked a Shiite Muslim procession of hundreds of people in Nigeria, BBC News reports. ›
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